Sentence Examples


  • Galba was far advanced in years, and Otho, encouraged by the predictions of astrologers, aspired to succeed him.
  • His court at Iannina was the centre of a sort of barbarous culture, in which astrologers, alchemists and Greek poets played their part, and was often visited by travellers.
  • A swarm of astrologers and physicians preyed upon his fears - and his purse.
  • C. Thompson, The Reports of the Magicians and Astrologers of Nineveh and Babylon (London, 1900); A.
  • In Daniel, the term "Chaldaeans" is very commonly employed with the meaning "astrologers, astronomers," which sense also appears in the classical authors, notably in Herodotus, Strabo and Diodorus.